Why are we still fascinated by painted portraits in the age of mobile phone selfies? – ABC news | Ad On Picture

Although our daily lives are inundated with photographs, the painted portrait still plays an important role in telling stories about human experiences and characters, and in creating intimate connections between people. One of Australia’s richest portrait awards, the Lester Prize received 720 entries from across the country depicting Australians in myriad ways, from the abstract … Read more

Photographing the Night Sky, a Beginner’s Guide to Astrophotography – HuffPost UK | Ad On Picture

Photographing the Night Sky, a Beginner's Guide to Astrophotography - HuffPost UK

Astrophotography can be very daunting for beginners, especially when you’re not sure where to start. Do I need a telescope? Which one should I take? Which camera do I need? These are all good questions to ask yourself. You need to be comfortable with your camera and its features, so one particular brand isn’t right … Read more